Status of women | “A woman is the full circle. Within her is the power to create, nurture and transform” –Diane Mariechild The above lines are taken from the book “Mother’s wit” which pushes women for psychic development to deepen self-knowledge in the early 80s of the 20th century. This was the time when […]
I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality… I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word. Martin Luther King, Jr. Recently the internet is swarmed […]
Rape culture exists because we don’t believe it does. Hence it is one topic that needs to be understood thoroughly. However, before understanding this problem it’s solution first and foremost we need to accept that the problem exists. Our eyes and ears need to be receptive. India may surely be seen as 95 in terms of rape rate in world statistics with the rate of 1.8 rape per 100,000 citizens. It comes in as number 3 in number of incidents that too reported. Just after USA and South Africa. Below is a bar chart for 10 countries.
Gandhian Principles | Gandhiji is rightly called the Father of the Nation because he single handedly stood up against the mighty British Empire, without any arms, and brought her independence. However, today, Gandhiji is mostly forgotten, and his relevance questioned even by his ardent devotees. Gandhiji. What is the impact of Gandhiji in today’s world? […]
India is a nation borne after a struggle of hundreds of years and thousands of years of rich dynasty. India being a country of diverse geography, multiple religions and colorful cultures, it attracts people towards her. However, the India we see today was not the India we had a hundred years ago…..
Although it was once widely unrecognized by law and society as wrong or as a crime, it is now recognized as rape by many societies around the world. The Centre has pleaded for not criminalising marital rape in an affidavit filed in response to pleas seeking its criminalisation.
Many a times the public demands death sentence on cases related to heinous crimes and some of these cases even get one. However, if we jump into the section of Ethics and morality for a while, the debate gets divided into two segments. Let’s analyse in this edition of Critical Thinkers.
Indians today are governed by two different ideologies. Their political ideal set in the preamble of the Constitution affirms a life of liberty, equality and fraternity. Their social ideal embodied in their religion denies them. B. R. Ambedkar Many analysts, Indian and foreign, had assumed until recently that Indian Muslims were immune to extremist propaganda […]
Sex ratio in India is highly imbalanced and tilted grossly towards male population. This is reflected in the figures of Census 2011 according to which adult sex ratio is 943 while child sex ratio is 919. What are the reasons for low Sex Ratio?
Suicides in India have increased by 23% from 2000 to 2015 according to data released by the National Health Profile, 2018. India now accounts for over a third of the world’s annual female suicides and nearly a fourth of male suicides. Suicide is a major public health problem, with far-reaching socioeconomic, political, and emotional consequences. What’s the whole issue and causes behind the same, Lets see in this edition of the CRITICAL THINKERS.